FutureMakers is an RBC program that brings together diverse tech professionals to share knowledge and discuss major tech advances. We’re strong supporters of peer-to-peer tech groups in areas like machine learning, cybersecurity, mobile development, design, and enterprise architecture. We also share our insights through FutureMakers Talks and articles on rbc.com/FutureMakers.
Capital One was founded on the belief that information and technology would revolutionize financial services. Two decades later, our belief in that is even stronger. The forces of digital disruption are accelerating and taking on a new shape. Advances in technology present defining opportunities and risks for banks. To win, banks must operate like leading tech companies. Banks are moving from a branch on the corner to a virtual bank in the palm of your hand. And soon, banking will come to you in real time, on whatever platform and device you choose, wherever you are, customized for what you need and delivering what you want. As digital continues to change how we live and bank, our goal is to bring ingenuity, simplicity and humanity to banking.
We’re on a mission to offer the best learning experiences for people who want to learn coding, design or other digital skills. Our recipe is a combination of hands-on, project based learning from industry-leading professionals. Our courses feature small classes and a 10:1 ratio of students to instructors, hosted at our custom-designed 12,000 square foot learning centre in downtown Toronto. This is the year you should level up with us. Join our 1000+ alumni and climb the corporate ladder, upgrade your skills, or start an exciting new career. We’re here to help you get there
The Samsung Developer Program is a support and marketing organization that enables developers’ success within the Samsung Ecosystem. We work with our partner’s hand in hand in an effort to create the best engaging content and unique experience for our customers. Join the Samsung Developer Program.
DEV6 specializes in the design and development of leading edge UX on mobile and web apps. We also provide best-practices development-related consulting and we provide Full Stack development component training to developers. The custom applications DEV6 develops tackle business problems which are enterprise-wide in scope, utilize the web, and are distributed both inside and outside of the organization. They typically involve Full Stack development, they are transactional, and above all, they are complex.
Google’s innovative search technologies connect millions of people around the world with information every day. Founded in 1998 by Stanford Ph.D. students Larry Page and Sergey Brin, Google today is a top web property in all major global markets. Google’s targeted advertising program provides businesses of all sizes with measurable results, while enhancing the overall web experience for users. Google is headquartered in Silicon Valley with offices throughout the Americas, Europe and Asia.
imgix is the leading provider of on-demand image processing for websites and mobile apps. imgix’s API gives developers the power to perform image transformations at scale – from simple crops and compression down to complex things like changing color profiles and adding watermarks – in real time before an image is served. This means images load faster and look better on every screen while saving bandwidth and storage space.
imgix is venture backed, with about $10 million in investment, and was launched through the famed Y Combinator accelerator program. Its customers include: Unsplash, Kickstarter, Coffee Meets Bagel, StockX, Shinola, Bonnier, The Guardian, Coursera, and many others.
We write, speak, and dream in code. Our global team is focused on making the world amazing for developers of all backgrounds. Connect with us, write code with us, and let’s meet up and talk cloud and all things developer!
The Ministry for Seniors and Accessibility of Ontario is helping make Ontario more accessible by 2025. The ministry develops and enforces accessibility standards, educates organizations to help them meet their requirements and provides resources online at ontario.ca/accessibility.
At Mozilla, we’re a global community of technologists, thinkers and builders working together so people worldwide can be informed contributors and creators of the Web. Our mission is to ensure the Internet is a global public resource, open and accessible to all, where individuals can shape their own experience and are empowered, safe and independent.
The Shopify Partner Program is for designers, developers, and creatives building websites, themes, and apps for clients using the Shopify platform.
Our partner program is free to join and lets you experiment with the Shopify platform through unlimited test stores. For every client you refer; theme you design; or app you build, you’ll receive ongoing monthly income from Shopify. There are other perks too, like early access to new features, marketing materials, and access to a collaborative community of other Shopify Partners around the world.
If you have any questions, we’ll be available to talk at our stand throughout the event. Looking forward to meeting you!
League is the leading digital benefits platform for the modern workforce, turning benefits into a competitive advantage for employers, while managing costs and empowering employees to take control of their health. League’s cloud-based infrastructure connects forward-thinking businesses and their employees with health insurance, flexible spending accounts, health content, curated health journeys and on-demand, live health support. League unlocks employee benefits to give everyone the power to act every day and live longer, healthier lives
From its inception in 1998, (mt) Media Temple has been on a mission to help people and businesses succeed online. Over 125,000 customers in 100 countries now rely on Media Temple’s simple tools for domain registration, web hosting, business applications, virtual servers, and other cloud services to power more than 1.5 million websites.
For over 14 years, gskinner has been collaborating with agencies and smart creative teams to enhance their services and deliver industry-leading experiences. We are a passionate team, driven to bring creative visions to life by pushing the boundaries of technology. Our customers value our ability to solve challenging problems, gracefully manage evolving concepts, and deliver work on time and within budget.
Martello delivers confidence in network performance. Our solutions manage and optimize the performance of real-time services on cloud and enterprise networks and include network performance management software and SD-WAN technology. Over the top (OTT) service providers and enterprises around the world rely on Martello’s technology to deliver better service quality and a reliable user experience. Designed for real-time communications such as voice and video, Martello’s solutions detect, identify and address network performance problems BEFORE service quality is impacted
Achievers mission is to change the way the world works. Our Employee Success Platform is specifically designed to drive higher levels of employee engagement. It aligns everyone with business objectives and company values by recognizing shared victories every day. Our platform makes success a way of life. Achievers employees are passionate about disruptive technology, welcome constant change, and understand the value of employee success in the workplace. We enjoy coming to work every day because we believe in our product and L.O.V.E our culture. Achievers is more than just a software company; we are industry leaders in the HR space.
Architech creates innovative, impactful and meaningful business solutions. Combining cognitive technologies, design thinking, and world class engineering, we tailor solutions to help our clients innovate and grow. Together, we are shaping the future of human experiences – one project at a time.
Founded over twelve years ago, Architech is a full-service consultancy of 150+ talented people including developers, designers and strategists. We partner with mid-sized and enterprise organizations to create intelligent applications that connect people, systems, devices and data. We work with industries spanning financial services, retail, telecommunications, healthcare, travel, hospitality, technology and public sector.
Atlassian unleashes the potential of every team. Our collaboration software helps teams organize, discuss and complete shared work. Teams at more than 89,000 customers, across large and small organizations – including eBay, Coca-Cola, BMW and NASA – use Atlassian’s project tracking, content creation and sharing, real-time communication and service management products to work better together and deliver quality results on time. Learn more about products including JIRA Software, Confluence, Stride, Trello, Bitbucket and JIRA Service Desk at our website.
Pearson Technology Group is the most respected publisher of technology books for all levels of knowledge and experience from imprints including Peachpit Press, Que, Sams and Adobe Press. At their booth, Pearson is partnered with Swipe Design, an independent bookstore that brings together the finest collection of architecture, design and advertising books from around the world. Show Special: 30% off all titles.
Rebel.com is an innovative and rapidly-growing domain name registrar and web host. Inside and outside of their office walls, Rebel.com is driven by brave people changing the world with their ideas, stories, and dreams. That’s why they create simple, useful tools to empower participation in the world’s bravest communication space: the Internet.
Digital Agency Network (DAN) focuses on collaboration, knowledge-sharing, business support and exploration.
DAN is a global network of carefully selected, highly talented, independently operated marketing & advertising agencies with digital DNA. DAN’s mission is to support member agencies’ businesses and enhance the intelligence, expertise, reach and effectiveness of the members through knowledge sharing and collaboration.
Today, there are more than 500 DAN member agencies operating in 76 cities worldwide. All member agencies are amongst the market leaders in their respective countries in terms of creativity, with an impressive portfolio of campaigns and awards.
Sketch is the definitive tool for digital design. It’s used primarily by screen designers who create websites, icons, and user interfaces for desktop and mobile devices. For beginners and industry professionals alike, Sketch’s powerful tools, gentle learning curve and intuitive UI allow designers to focus on what they do best; design. From a powerful vector editor to built-in prototyping tools, Sketch has everything you need to create your best work—from ideation to realization. Start your free trial today!
Winston is a Toronto-based web developer and photographer with an interest in mixed media and long-form narratives. His days are split between web development and moonlighting as a freelance photographer, specializing in events, sports, and portraiture.
There’s healthy. There’s tasty. Then there’s healthy and tasty. At KIND, we believe you deserve both – we call it our brAND philosophy. That’s why you’ll find all of our snacks are pretty much the nirvana of healthful tastiness. What began with just 8 bar varieties in 2004 has grown to over 16 bars and 4 Healthy Grains snackable clusters, and a multitude of new recipes being perfected and refined to our standards in the KIND kitchen. So whether your snacking style is choosy or adventurous (or a little bit of both), here’s something to celebrate: we’ll always be thinking up new ways to delight your taste buds and keep your body happy.